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The Costs of War

Postby Aaron G » May 1st, 2012, 11:42 am

"When you want to help people, you tell them the truth. When you want to help yourself, you tell them what they want to hear." -- Thomas Sowell
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Re: The Costs of War

Postby davehines » May 17th, 2012, 9:50 am

Dale Sinner wrote:One analyst calculated that all the foiled terror plots in the US over the past ten years would have resulted in a maximum 2,300 potential deaths or about 230 per year. If true, that means the US government has spent $400,000,000 for every potential person saved.

Raise your hand if you believe any government would spend that much to "keep you safe."

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There is quite obviously some other agenda entirely divorced from the rhetoric. It appears to be bipartisan destruction of the Constitution.
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